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KCK: KRG decision on Yazidi genocide should be expanded

KCK: KRG decision on Yazidi genocide should be expanded

ANF - 2019-08-05 16:46
"As we commend the Federal Kurdistan Parliament for their decision on the genocide, we urge them to take a common stance against attacks on diverse faiths, cultures and ethnicities in all of the Middle East." ...
KCK: KRG decision on Yazidi genocide should be expanded - ANF

Turkey and Russia in Syria crisis management - Middle East - RFI

RFI - 2019-08-27 18:57

Protest against Yazidi Genocide in London

ANF - 2019-08-08 13:50
Kurdish People’s Council London held a performance to protest ISIS gangs’ attack against Shengal on August 3 and the subsequent massacre. ...

Ankara Treaty of 1926 is Illegal, It should be called off by International Court of Human Rights

E-Kurd - 2019-08-07 14:23
Abdul-Qahar Mustafa | Exclusive to Ekurd.net In 1926, Iraq and Turkey signed a treaty called Ankara Treaty. The treaty was based on deciding the borders between Turkey and Iraq. According to the treaty, Turkish president Mustafa Kemal Ataturk gave some l ...

Counter Terrorism chief: Global Coalition military intelligence sharing method ‘should be copied all over the world’

The Global Coalition - 2019-08-05 21:01
Patrick Stevens, the Director of Interpol’s Counter Terrorism unit, said the Global Coalition is an example of best practice in sharing military intelligence. “I personally believe that the model we developed under the Global Coalition should be copied a ...

CIK: Muslims can’t remain silent for Yazidi genocide

ANF - 2019-08-03 18:34
Civaka Islamiya Kurdistan condemned the Yazidi massacre and said, “Anybody who considers themselves a Muslim will bear the weight of remaining silent for this massacre in this world and the next.” ...

Shengal genocide victims commemorated in Toronto

ANF - 2019-08-03 17:33
Victims of the Yazidi genocide perpetrated by ISIS in Shengal are remembered all around the world. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan parliament designates Aug. 3 as Yazidi genocide remembrance day

E-Kurd - 2019-08-03 17:20
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament on Saturday passed a bill declaring August 3, as the annual Day of Remembrance of the Genocide against the Yazidis. MPs attending a Saturday parliamentary session passed a resolution to “ ...

FEDA: Responsible of Shengal genocide must be brought to justice

ANF - 2019-08-03 16:31
FEDA said in a statement on the 5th anniversary of the Yazidi genocide in Shengal: "Those responsible must be tried regardless of their identity and authority." ...

Consensus growing for all-Ireland forum on Irish unity

ANF - 2019-08-03 09:34
A growing consensus is emerging that all-Ireland forum on Irish unity should be convened as a step towards planning for the reunification of Ireland. ...

KCK: August 3 should be recognized as Day Against Femicide

ANF - 2019-08-02 16:00
KCK Executive Council Co-presidency: “The 74th genocide is proof that the result of intolerance against diverse faiths and ethnic identities in the Middle East is genocide.” ...

Shiite opposition leader calls on Yezidis to protect their land, not go abroad

Rûdaw - 2019-08-01 19:33
KRG parliament to vote on Yazidi massacre remembrance day ...

Final declaration of KNK’s “national stance” meeting in Brussels

ANF - 2019-07-30 17:09
KNK issued the final declaration of the meeting held in Brussels to determine a national stance against Turkish invasion, calling on KCK, KDP, PUK and other forces of Kurdistan to urgently come together. ...

Language, Power and History

E-Kurd - 2019-07-30 12:47
Chiman Salih | Exclusive to Ekurd.net Warm debates are going on on the Kurdish linguistic issues on social media platforms and sometimes in traditional media as well. Relevant people and the public are participating in the talks, beyond the grammatical m ...

An announcement by Mazloum Abdi, the Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), after meeting the commander of United States Army Central Command in the Middle East

SDF Press - 2019-07-22 19:37
The Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Mazloum Abdi, assured in a press announcement, after meeting Kenneth McKenzie, the commander of United States Army Central Command in the Middle East, that the meeting centered on present situa ...

Mazloum Abdi meets with the Commander of the Central Region of the US Army in the Middle East

SDF Press - 2019-07-22 13:39
News Center – The General commander of the Syrian Democratic Forces Mazloum Abdi met with the Commander of Central Region of the Central Command of the US Army in the Middle East Kenneth McKenzie and discussed several points which were as the following: S ...

KCK: All humanity should embrace the Rojava Revolution

ANF - 2019-07-18 12:53
"Rojava Revolution and the martyrs of North Syrian peoples will be the essence of the Middle East’s democratic revolution, and the Middle Eastern peoples’ struggle for a free and democratic existence will definitively succeed.” ...

PKK umbrella group calls on Barzani to "preserve national unity" in Kurdistan Region

Rûdaw - 2019-07-08 12:36
KCK expects the president-elect to "take a stance on attacks in southern Kurdistan" ...